Tag Archives: Family

Paid family leave gains momentum in the Senate with new working group

A new Senate bipartisan working group will study paid family leave, a priority that has been nudged along by senior White House adviser and first daughter Ivanka Trump. Teaming up to lead the working group are Sens. Bill Cassidy, R-La., and Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., a duo that recently worked together to introduce legislation aimed at… Read More »

The Sackler family wanted to sell OxyContin as an UNCONTROLLED substance, court documents allege

The Sackler family wanted to sell OxyContin as an UNCONTROLLED substance – but the drug’s inventor told them that would be dangerous Prescription opioids like OxyContin are thought to be responsible for 75 percent of opioid addictions in the US  The Sackler family behind the drug’s maker, Purdue Pharma, has claimed they didn’t know of its… Read More »